Any Toyota Prius Owners?

Discussion in 'The BS Topic' started by Flynt, Feb 4, 2018.

  1. Flynt

    Flynt Veteran Member

    Jul 9, 2003
    Alabama, USA
    What year is your Prius and how many miles per gallon goes your car get on the highway?
  2. Joekool

    Joekool Veteran Member

    Feb 4, 2002
    Hollister CA USA
    Not an owner but I've had to take many home over the years to try and duplicate faults. The older ones (late 90s to 2003) would get mid 30s mpg on the highway and slightly higher in stop and go driving. The fuel economy has steadily been going up since. The 2nd gens (which you will see the most on the road and for sale used) would get somewhere in the 40s both highway and city. The latest gen with a plug in get a combined mpg somewhere in the 50mpg range highway and close to double that in stop and go city driving.
  3. djorgensen3

    djorgensen3 Veteran Member

    Oct 15, 2009
    Peoria, Az
    I know you're asking about Prius but my wife drives a Ford Cmax Energi that is a gas electric hybrid. It averages 45+ highway on gas and combined her average as of right now is 75.5mpg. It is quiet and rides great. We've had no issues with it in 2+ years so far. She drives 30 miles one way to work and back. We plan on getting another one when the time comes. When we bought it, the ratings were better than the Prius.
  4. dirtmod08

    dirtmod08 Veteran Member Gold Member

    Jan 17, 2007
    Central Illinois
    Who would admit it?
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  5. 351maverick

    351maverick Veteran Member

    Aug 11, 2010
    erie, PA
    there are virtually zero electric vehicles around here...they would probably freeze...and the hyper-mileage tires are sh*t in the snow
  6. MotionClone

    MotionClone Veteran Member

    Jan 20, 2014
    away from the crazies
    This is the only PRIUS that a man would drive:
  7. MidniteZ

    MidniteZ Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

    Oct 4, 2005
    Cedar Rapids, Iowa USA
    My wife has a 2010. If I remember right we were getting around 45-50 mpg on the highway this past summer when we drove out to the Black Hills.
  8. Flynt

    Flynt Veteran Member

    Jul 9, 2003
    Alabama, USA
    I want to thank the members that took the time to answer my question; to the ones that made smart-ass comments please grow up and keep your immature comments to yourself! You added nothing to this conversation!!!
  9. harbone66

    harbone66 Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

    Feb 15, 2011
    Central Illinois
    Dude they were just joking around, we kind of do that a lot on this site if you havent figured it out already
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  10. 351maverick

    351maverick Veteran Member

    Aug 11, 2010
    erie, PA
    ask stupid questions, get stupid answers

    this is the BS section - it's ALL BULLSH*T

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